B.A. Spanish with Early Law Admission

Students in the program enter law school after completing their third year of undergraduate study. Students' first year of law school will complete the final 29 hours of the undergraduate program. Listed are the requirements for the Nelson Wolff Early Law Admission with a B.A. in Spanish.

BA in Spanish with Early Law Admission Degree Plan (120 hours)
Core Requirements (45 hours)
First Year Seminar3
First Year Seminar
Freshmen Composition I3
Rhetoric and Composition
Rhetoric and Composition for International Students
Any EN 23XX literature course
Any 1000, 2000, or 3000-level HS course
Social Science6
Select two from the following: BA 1310, CJ 1301, CPH 1301, EC 2301, EC 2303, ED 2330, HU 3300, HU 3303, PO 1311, PO 1312, PO 1314, PS 1301, PS 2310, PS 2355, PS 2363, PS 3337, SC 1311, SC 2321, SC 2371, 3 hrs. of Communication Studies (CM 1341, CM 2333, CM 2334)
Select one from the following: MT 1301, 1302, 1303, 1305, 1411, 2303, 2306, 2412
Natural or Physical Sciences3
Fine Arts3
Select one course from the following:AR 1300, AR 1301, AR 1311, AR 1312, AR 2301, AR 2321, AR 2361, AR 2362, AR 3331, AR 3351, AR 3381, AR 3392, any 3 hr. DM course, 3 hrs. of MU (applied music lessons, ensembles or other MU course)
Foreign Language and International Engagement 6
This requirement is satisfied through one of four ways: (1) One 3-hour course in any language at the 3000 level or above, with a grade of B or better; (2) Two courses (1311 and 1312) in a language not previously studied; (3) Two courses (2311 and 2312) in a language previously studied at the high school or college level; (4) Qualifying scores on an AP or CLEP exam, or both the ACTFL OPI and WPT exams
Philosophy - Self3
Intro to Philosophy
Philosophy - Ethics3
Foundations of Ethics
Theology - God3
Introduction to Theology
Intermediate Theology3
Any TH 33xx course
Spanish Major Courses (24 hours)
Peninsular Spanish Literature3
Latin American/Hispanic/Latino Lit & Culture3
Languages and Linguistics3
Advanced Spanish Electives - choose five additional upper-level Spanish courses from any category listed above15
Electives (22 hours)22
An elective can be any course taken from any discipline. Students can use these hours to pursue certificates or certain minors.
Law Courses (29 hours)
LW 6341Criminal Law3
LW 6335LCAP I3
LW 6440Constitutional Law4
LW 6477Federal Civil Procedure I4
LW 6478Torts4
LW 6480Property4
LW 6490Contracts4
Total Semester Hours120
First Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
Fine Arts 3Social Science 3
FYE 13013SP 2312 Second Year Spanish II (or Adv SP)3
EN 13113Mathematics3
SP 2311 Second Year Spanish I (or Adv SP)3General Elective 3
General Elective3General Elective 3
 15 15
Second Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
Literature3Natural or Physcial Sciences3
Social Science3TH 13013
Advanced Spanish Core3Advanced Spanish Core3
Advanced Spanish Core3Advanced Spanish Elective3
PL 13013General Elective3
 15 15
Third Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
History3General Elective3
PL 23013Intermediate Theology3
Advanced Spanish Elective3Advanced Spanish Elective3
Advanced Spanish Elective3Advanced Spanish Elective3
General Elective3General Elective3
 General Elective (consult with your academic advisor to determine appropriate elective)1
 15 16
Fourth Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
LW 63353LW 63363
LW 64774LW 63413
LW 64784LW 64404
LW 64904LW 64804
 15 14
Total Semester Hours 120